Hundreds of people across the North West posted a #nomakeupselfie on social media in recent days, to help raise money for cancer research.
Here are just a few of the people who showed the world how they look minus foundation and lipstick.
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Six thieves who stole articulated lorries and their hauls, including £200,000 worth of chocolate, have been sentenced to more than 27 years.
There are indications that from midweek next week the weather across the NW might start to settle down. Plenty of blips though before then
Here's the weather forecast for the next few days across the NW, with Emma Jesson